By visiting the Careers in Recreation and Parks website, (described herein within as “the website”), you agree and acknowledge that all copy, content and materials contained within the website is under copyright protection by the British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association. All rights reserved, unless otherwise stated.

The information on this site is for information purposes only. The British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association (BCRPA) and is affiliates assume no responsibility for any inaccurate, delayed or incomplete information nor for any actions taken in reliance thereon. Certain links on this site may take you to other websites. BCRPA provides these links only as convenience and not as an endorsement by BCRPA. These linked sites are not under the control of BCRPA and  BCRPA is not responsible for the content of any such linked site.

BCRPA recognizes that the amount of information in the recreation and parks career field is profound. These resources are not intended to be an exhaustive investigation into the recreation and parks field. For examples, samples of job postings are provided and commonly stated qualifications for jobs are provided, however degrees in various related sectors can be appropriate for recreation and parks jobs, such as environmental science, geography, urban planning, engineering, forestry, kinesiology, hospitality, tourism and others.It was beyond the scope of this project to investigate every possible degree program that could be applicable to the recreation and parks sector.

The intent of the information on this site is to promote careers in the recreation and parks sector and provide information on how to purse them. The intent is that these resources will contribute to a vibrant labour pool within British Columbia. The resource materials are relevant to people wanting to find out more information about how to become employed or educated or certified in the recreation and parks sector. These materials are appropriate to existing recreation and parks staff and potential hires. These resources are not intended for senior-level professionals or those with extensive experience in the recreation and parks field.

The British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association (BCRPA) provides the information and materials contained on the website.  While every precaution has been taken in the preparation of the materials, BCRPA and/or the originating authors assume no responsibility for errors or omissions, or for damages resulting from the use of the information within the materials. All content and materials on this website may be changed or updated at anytime without notice. 

The website is offered to you on the condition of your acceptance that no materials and/or resources from the website may be used for commercial purposes, reposted, sold or resold, and the content and/or copy of any materials from the website may not be modified or altered without prior written permission from BCRPA.  Any information or copy from the materials on the website that is used in any form, including the reproduction of other materials, must cite and/or reference the originating materials on the BCRPA website.  All images/branding from the website and its materials may not be used in the reproduction or redistribution of materials. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the BC Recreation and Parks Association and is intended only for the individual, non-commercial use of website users.  Inquires may be directed to

BCRPA does not give any warranty or other assurance as to the operation, quality or functionality of the website. Access to the website may be interrupted, restricted or delayed for any reason.

To the full extent permissible by law, BCRPA disclaims all responsibility for any damages or losses (including, without limitation, financial loss, damages for loss in business projects, loss of profits or other consequential losses) arising in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of or inability to use the website, or any material appearing on the website or from any action or decision taken as a result of using the website and any such material the website contains links to external sites; BCRPA is not responsible for and has no control over the content of such sites. Information on the website, or available via hypertext link from the website, is made available without responsibility on the part of BCRPA. BCRPA disclaims all responsibility and liability (including for negligence) in relation to information on or accessible from the website.